Complete Flash Reading Order | Best Flash Comics of All Eras!

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Where to Start With Flash Comics?

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Index:
I ) Golden Age Flash Comics ( 1940 ’ s to 1950 ’ sulfur )

II ) The Flash of Two Worlds – Flash kicks off the Silver Age of Comics ( late 1950 ’ s through early 1980 ’ sulfur )

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III ) After crisis on Infinite Earths – The Mark Waid Era of Flash ( belated 1980 ’ sulfur to 1990 ’ randomness )
IV ) Geoff John ’ s Era of Flash ( early on 2000 ’ second to 2009 )
V ) Flash Rebirth & Flashpoint ( 2009 to 2011 )
VI ) New 52 Flash ( 2011 to 2016 )
VII ) DC Rebirth Flash
Jay Garrick, DC's Flash of the Golden Age

Golden Age Flash

It all begins with Jay Garrick, the fastest hat alive .
The Golden Age Flash Archives Vol. 1ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=549a314769a1649b2da698c06b349e5e& cb=1466976980090
Collects : Flash Comics # 1 to # 17
The Golden Age Flash Archives Vol. 2ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=38fa46717e7b293b48ee066966aa91a5& cb=1467158121992
Collects : Flash Comics # 18 to # 24, All-Flash Comics # 1 to # 2
You can besides check out Golden Age Flash ’ s appearances as a extremity of the Justice Society of America, in the likes of the All Star Comics Archives below .
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 0
Collects : All Star Comics # 1-2
note : Does not contain the JSA .
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 1
Collects : All Star Comics # 3-6
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 2
Collects : All Star Comics # 7-10
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 3
Collects : All Star Comics # 11-14
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 4
Collects: All Star Comics # 15-18
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 5
Collects: All Star Comics # 19-22
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 6
Collects: All Star Comics # 23-28
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 7
Collects: All Star Comics # 29-33
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 8
Collects: All Star Comics # 34-38
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 9
Collects: All Star Comics # 39-43
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 10
Collects: All Star Comics # 44-49
All the way up to…
All Star Comics Archives Vol. 11
Collects : All Star Comics # 50-57 ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=819af2ef4d52cd7b6a29dc0bfc9b2789& cb=1467158248836
DC started the multiverse with their Silver Age Flash, Barry Allen

Silver Age Flash

Enter the era of Barry Allen, the fastest valet alive. Barry Allen ’ s first gear appearance was in Showcase # 4. He finally replaces Flash Comics ( A Jay Gerrick/JSA serial that hasn ’ triiodothyronine been digitized yet ) and Flash Comics becomes The Flash with # 105
The Flash Omnibus Vol. 1
Collects : Showcase # 4, 8, 13 And 14 And The Flash # 105-132
The Flash: The Silver Age Omnibus Vol. 2
Collects : The Flash # 133-163
The Flash: The Silver Age Omnibus Vol. 3
Collects : The Flash # 164- # 199

Flash Rogues: Captain Cold
Collects : Showcase # 8 ; The Flash # 150, # 297, The Flash # 28 & # 182, flash point : Citizen Cold # 1, The Flash # 6 and The Flash # 17
The Flash Archives Volume 1ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=bbd69557b7a240029ea602cd426a8a84& cb=1466976445927
Collects : Flash Comics 104 ; Showcase 4, 8, 13, 14 ; The Flash 105-108
The Flash Archives Volume 2ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=4a4c1a997d55ddf4ecf84e5a7c8f7d0c& cb=1466976439328
Collects : The Flash # 109 to # 116
The Flash Archives Volume 3ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=8d26cfcb9f15821b509de5319ccac180& cb=1466976547364
Collects : The Flash # 117 to # 124
The Flash Archives Volume 4ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=ae3f24e7c6400eca6b23e002a07f12f0& cb=1466976565753
Collects : The Flash # 125 to # 132
The Flash Archives Volume 5ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=1959e5e078fedfb6c83d911e1a878a36& cb=1466976582245
Collects : The Flash # 133 to # 141
The Flash Archives Volume 6ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=25b8431bb15f25aa383242d7af531189& cb=1466964163662
Collects : The Flash # 142 to # 150
Following Flash Archives book 6, collected Flash editions basically skips the unharmed gosh damn bronze age ( approximately the 70 ’ s ). You can basically mark a close up to this era of the Flash with the above omnibus editions or :
Showcase Presents: Trial of the Flashir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=1175bc10bad5532e5cfa271d504981bd& cb=1466976886628
Collects : Flash # 323 to # 327, # 329 to # 336, and # 340 to # 350
Mark Waid's 90's run on The Flash is a fan favorite

New Flash – Mark Waid Flash Reading Order (1990’s)

In 1985, DC Comics launched the largest event in their history with Crisis on Infinite Earths ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=7b29fec5212caa810e2f8a7d3a76d95f& cb=1466977215908. It ’ s a absorbing macro-event, with all sorts of continuity and editorial population mandates, but most importantly for our purposes, it features major ramifications for The Flash .
As in, we ’ rhenium going to need a new Flash. Enter the earned run average of Wally West .
It ’ sulfur worth noting here that there are over 60 issues of Flash comics from 1987 to 1992 that are uncollected, and weirdly about never discussed. Whereas Batman, Wonder Woman, and Superman saw some of their most iconic comics in the inflame of Crisis, Flash wouldn ’ thyroxine reach the applaud Mark Waid streak until exit # 62 .
The Life Story of the Flash
Collects : Graphic Novel
Sums up pre-Infinite Crisis Barry Allen Flash stories. word image 2

The Flash By Mark Waid Book 1
Collects: Flash Special # 1, The Flash Annual # 4, The Flash # 62-68, The Flash Annual # 5
The Flash by Mark Waid Book 2
Collects: Green Lantern ( 1990 ) # 30, The Flash # 69, Green Lantern # 31, The Flash # 70, Justice League Quarterly # 10 “ Half and Inch ”, The Flash # 71-76, Green Lantern # 40, The Flash # 77, The Flash Annual # 6, and The Flash # 78-79
The Flash by Mark Waid Book 3
Collects: The Flash # 80- # 94
note : The Flash # 92-94 by-product into an ongoing Impulse Series which crosses over with the Flash occasionally. You can buy the omnibus of this run here :
caprice by Mark Waid & Humberto Ramos Omnibus
Collects : momentum # 1-27, The Flash # 108-111 And secret Origins 80-Page Giant # 1
Or the 1st deal here :
caprice : heedless Youth word image 3
Collects : Flash # 92 to # 94, Impulse # 1 to # 6
The Flash by Mark Waid Book 4
Collects: The Flash # 0, The Flash # 95-105, and The Flash Annual # 8
The Flash By Mark Waid Book 5
Collects: The Flash # 108- # 109, Impulse # 10, The Flash # 110, Impulse # 11, The Flash # 111 – The Flash # 118 .
The Flash by Mark Waid Book 6
Collects: The Flash # 119-128, green Lantern/Flash : Faster Friends # 1-2, The Flash Plus Nightwing # 1, Showcase 96′ # 12, DC Universe Holiday Bash # 1 Flash Story
bill : This bible specifically is full of some filler. The Showcase 96′ # 12 book is in the collection but do not include the Flash .
JLA : Deluxe Edition Vol. 1
Collects : JLA # 1 to # 9
I ’ d commend reading the first 9 issue narrative arc from Grant Morrison and Howard Porter ’ s JLA here. Wally is a major player on the reconstituted JLA. If you want more, you can check out the Justice League read order .
flash : hand brake Stop
Collects : # 130-135
Grant Morrison & Mark Millar, two of the most well-known comics writers in the game, put together a co-written 12 write out stint on Flash from publish # 130 to # 141 .
flaunt : The Human Race
Collects : Flash # 136 to # 141, Secret Origins # 50
The Flash by Mark Waid Book 7
Collects: The Flash # 142-147, The Flash 80-Page Giant, The Flash # 148- # 150, The Flash Secret Files # 1, Speed Force # 1
The Flash by Mark Waid Book 8
Collects: The Flash Annual # 12, The Flash # 151-162
Geoff Johns wrote the flash for most of the 2000's

Geoff Johns Flash Reading Order (Early 2000’s)

While Geoff Johns is now barely about the biggest name in DC Comics, his earlier employment includes a long, sustained, and by and large identical solid race on The Flash .
The Flash By Geoff Johns Book One
Collects : The Flash # 164-176 And The Flash : Iron Heights
The Flash by Geoff Johns Book Two
Collects : The Flash # 177-188, The news bulletin : Our Worlds At War # 1, Flash Secret Files And Origins # 3, And Dc First : Flash/Superman # 1
The Flash By Geoff Johns Book Three
Collects : The Flash # 189-200
The Flash by Geoff Johns Book Four
Collects : The Flash # 201-213
The Flash by Geoff Johns Book Five
Collects : The Flash # 214-225

Infinite crisis
Infinite Crisis is a DC Universe mega event penned by Geoff Johns. There ’ mho a solid big read order good for Infinite Crisis, and it ’ s a pretty major commitment if you ’ re just here for the Flash .
The Flash : Finish line which goes from The Flash # 226-230 is uncollected, but available on DC Universe Infinite or available on kindle here
The dart : The Wild Wests
Collects: Flash # 231 to # 237

The Flash # 238-247 are uncollected but available on Kindle here and DC Universe Infinite
The Flash : lightning in a Bottle
Collects: Flash : The Fastest Man Alive # 1-6
The flash : Full Throttle
Collects: Flash : The Fastest Man Alive # 7 to # 13
final crisis
final crisis : Rogues Revenge word image 4
final examination crisis is another mega DC Universe event, and although I ’ thousand typically a Grant Morrison fan, it ’ mho presently numeral 296 on my best comics of all time rankings .
That said, there is a three issue ‘ Rogues Revenge ’ miniseries which is a effective read for the Flash fanatic .
Blackest Night
Blackest night : Flash word image 5 # 1 to # 3
Another DC Universe mega consequence to close out the era, this time penned by Geoff Johns as separate of his 2000 ’ s Green Lantern epic. There are some fairly significant Flash ramifications here, most notably detailed in the three issue Blackest Night : Flash link .
Flashpoint changed everything for the DC Universe

Flash: Rebirth (2009)

When DC references their long and celebrated history of classical ‘ Rebirths, ’ they ’ re basically talking about Geoff John ’ s work on green Lantern : metempsychosis ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=2ae5848d435e6f7c420a98d9ef5639d1& cb=1467160316679 with Hal Jordan, and then the following era of Flash on our tilt. This will lead all the means to Flashpoint, the most Flash-centric consequence of DC ’ randomness 2000 ’ south, and the drift for the controversial New 52 !
The Flash: Rebirthir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=46845c854a76cd75316882fdf7e60c0d& cb=1467158755651
Collects : The Flash : Rebirth # 1 to # 6
The Flash Volume 1: The Dastardly Death of the Roguesir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=ed774c62369a5bd38daeb8e8c4b10db5& cb=1467158774332
Collects : The Flash # 1 to # 7, The Flash Secret Files
The Flash Volume 2: The Road to Flashpointir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=ecb47b061f1b03bd57df1f2d13b3f9e8& cb=1467158801322
Collects : The Flash # 8 to # 12
Flashpointir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=1a1b205a3cab24412e7479e2818879fc& cb=1467158825992
Collects : Flashpoint # 1 to # 5
Full Flashpoint reading order here .
Flashpoint: The World of Flashpoint Featuring The Flashir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=f12d37e6924f1f42801999d114f084d1& cb=1467158854309
Collects : Grodd of War # 1, Kid Flash Lost # 1 to # 3, Legion of Doom # 1 to # 3, Reverse Flash # 1, Citizen Cold # 1 to # 3
Flashpoint Featuring Wonder Womanir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=59c2f2a7faedee08c518bc6d8cc14f94& cb=1467158893510
Collects : Emperor Aquaman # 1 to # 3, Outisder # 1 to # 3, Lois Lane and The Resistance # 1 to # 3, Wonder Woman and The Furies # 1 to # 3
Flashpoint: The World of Flashpoint Featuring Supermanir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=467f14107f670eecc62261e257cf6cbf& cb=1467158927514
Collects : World of Flashpoint # 1 to # 3, Booster Gold # 44 to # 47, The Canterbury Cricker # 1, Project Superman # 1 to # 3 )
Flashpoint: The World of Flashpoint Featuring Batmanir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=7d5f12f52717a278fd6adb861d5c93fa& cb=1467158983676
Collects : batman : Knight of Vengeance # 1 to # 3, Deadman and The Flying Graysons # 1 to # 3, Deathstroke and the Curse of the Ravager # 1 to # 3, Secret Seven # 1 to # 3
Flashpoint: The World of Flashpoint Featuring Green Lanternir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=cf2ef95802b6b6ac4107592eef7357dc& cb=1467159022730
Collects : Hal Jordan # 1 to # 3, Abin Sur # 1 to # 3, Frankenstein and The Creatures of the Unknown # 1 to # 3, Green Arrow Industries # 1
The Flash of DC's New 52

New 52 Flash Reading Order

If you want the full DC New 52 Reading Order, or want to see how each of these Flash issues fits within the New 52 as a hale, check out the full moon DC New 52 Reading rate !
The Flash By Francis Manapul and Brian Buccellato Omnibus
Collects : The Flash # 0-25, Plus Issue # 23.2 ( Starring Reverse-Flash )
The Flash: Move Forwardir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=436198c9d52ddbdc39cea62dd1b804d2& cb=1466977882320
Collects : Flash # 1 to # 8
The Flash : rogue Revolution word image 13
Collects: The Flash # 9-12, The Flash Annual # 1
The Flash : Gorilla Warfare word image 14
Collects: The Flash # 13-19
The Flash : invert word image 15
Collects: The Flash # 20-25 and Flash Featuring the Reverse Flash # 23.2 and The Flash Annual # 2
The flash : history Lessons word image 16
Collects: The Flash # 26-29 The Flash Annual # 2
constantly Evil word image 17
Collects: Forever Evil # 1-7
forever Evil : Rogues Rebellion
Collects: Forever Evil : Rogues Rebellion # 1-6 and The Flash Featuring Gorilla Grodd # 23.2
If you want to know where to read the rest of the Forever Evil tie-ins make sure to check out the complete New 52 recitation holy order
The Flash : Out of Time word image 18
Collects: The Flash # 30-35, The Flash Annual # 3, and The Flash Futures End # 1
The Flash : savage World word image 19
Collects: The Flash # 36-40 and Secret Origins # 7
The Flash : Zoom word image 20
Collects: The Flash # 42-47 and The Flash Annual # 4
The ostentation : Full Stop
Collects: Flash # 48 to # 52
DC Universe Rebirth is Here!

DC Universe Rebirth (2016 – Present)

At the time of publication, DC Rebirth brings a new condition quo for all things Flash ( and the DC Universe as a solid ). As a matter of ( news bulletin ) fact, the Flash kin is at the concentrate of DC Universe Rebirth # 1, in some thrill and affecting ways. The launch of this entire modern population makes a wholly lot more smell if you have this Flash reading ordering under your belt .
You can check out the full DC Rebirth experience with Comic Book Herald ’ s arrant DC Rebirth reading order .
DC Universe Rebirth #1ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=bd12ba909d1210621b391aff090e7d84& cb=1467159284505
The Flash Vol. 1: Lightning Strikes Twiceir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=036fbdf186da522257bd8059c0859dec& cb=1475452638407
Collects:  The Flash : Rebirth # 1, The Flash # 1 to # 8
The Flash Vol. 2 (Rebirth)ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=977e7b0f9a4790927f8c6f96ce79c54d& cb=1475452692838
Collects:  The Flash # 9 to # 13
The Flash Vol. 3: Rogues Reloadedir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=2026420fb9121845e6fc8c2f43bfbf5e& cb=1485384426331
Collects:  Flash # 14 to # 20
Batman/The Flash: The Buttonir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=f957acb120d2f77d6554ae71b6a010bd& cb=1491433194878
Order: 
Batman # 21
Flash # 21
Batman # 22
Flash # 22
The Flash Vol. 4ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=0ab02d22d24456c083e4539e0adcce0e& cb=1500428502302
Collects:  Flash # 23 to # 28
The Flash Vol. 5ir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=a87e313d5aea27c0e53825e9d55cf128& cb=1507430028431
Collects:  The Flash # 28 to # 32, # 34
consequence of Flash # 33 is a DC Metal link !
The Flash Vol. 6: Cold Day in Hell
Collects : ostentation # 34-38 And Flash Annual # 1
The Flash Vol. 7: Perfect Stormir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=f0233ee2141490146519cb4ca4506a1d& cb=1526674828581
Collects:  Flash # 39 to # 45
The Flash Vol. 8: Flash Warir?source=bk&t=combooher05 20&bm id=default&l=ktl&linkId=a4c92cf454cd31eb415d007d21fc8d4c& cb=1526674896803
Collects:  Flash # 46 to # 51

adolescent Titans Special # 1
This issue is critical to understanding the relationship between Barry and Wallace ( Kid Flash ). however, you can equitable read the Wallace report in the special for that context .
The Flash Vol. 9 : see of the Forces
Collects: The Flash # 52-57
The Flash Vol. 10 : coerce Quest
Collects: The Flash # 58-65
Heroes in Crisis word image 29
comic Book Herald ’ s Heroes in Crisis reading ordering .
The Flash Vol. 11 : The Greatest Trick of All Time
Collects : The Flash Annual # 2 and The Flash # 66-69
The blink of an eye : class One
Collects : The Flash # 70-75
The Flash Vol. 12 : The Death of the Speed Force
Collects : The Flash # 76-81
At this point, DC ’ s Year of the Villain consequence begins and the Death of the Speed Force arch happens during the event, but the continuity gets actually confuse if you read the rest of the class of the villain event immediately, so rather I ’ vitamin d recommend reading the respite of Year of the Villain after Williamson ’ s run comes to an end .
The Flash Vol. 13 : Rogues Reign
Collects: The Flash # 82-87
The Flash Vol. 14 : The Flash Age
Collects: The Flash # 88, The Flash Annual # 3, The Flash # 750- # 755
Flash Forward
Collects : Flash Forward # 1-6
The Flash Vol. 15 : finish Line
Read : The Flash # 756-762
* note : This is the official end of Williamson ’ s 100 return run on the Flash. At this point, the run ties into Death Metal with Speed Metal # 1 acting as a kind of epilogue for the run .
amusing Book Herald ’ s Dark Knights : Death Metal Reading order
The flash : With this Ring
Read : The Flash # 764-766
This is a very short makeweight arc by Kevin Shinick, but it ’ s a identical fun report however .
The Flash : United They Fall

Infinite Frontier (2021-Present)

future state : The Flash
future country : The Flash # 1-2
This is a wide dislike fib, but it may be very significant to the future of the news bulletin franchise. Think of this report as a possible pilfer peek into the future of the Infinite Frontier stories. If you want to see where these two issues fit on the Future State Timeline determine out the Future State Reading Order .
Infinite Frontier # 0
The Flash : Infinite Frontier Arc 1
The Flash # 768-

This is the begin of a new run on the Flash by Jeremy Adams. It seems from solicits to be more wally focused .

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